A-Z Archive

From the pages of Eye Spy Intelligence Magazine since May 2001

A British Intelligence Dilemma. Implications of an independent Scotland. Feature. ES91, 2014
ATTIC. Alan Turing Training and Innovation Centre. ES104, 2016
'Banksy' graffiti artist produces new work mocking GCHQ and NSA. Feature. ES91, 2014
Black Boxes. Tapping the Internet. Feature. UK plans to collect and store electronic data from public. ES79, 2012
BND report on alleged NSA-GCHQ targeting of German and European governments. NSA-GCHQ Operations. Feature. ES112, 2017
BND. Liaisons. NSA/GCHQ. Internal domestic spying operations. Leaks: Sanctioned Spy Games. Feature. ES107, 2017
Brexit. Intelligence sharing implications. Brexit Spies and the Poker Game. Feature. ES111, 2017
Britain's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) opened by HM The Queen. Element of GCHQ. Feature. ES108, 2017
British Intelligence rehiring retired spies. Intel Experience. Feature. ES113, 2018
British Intelligence warn European counterparts not to block access to security platforms. War of Words. Feature. ES116, 2018
British Intelligence. Spying on Lawyers. Feature. ES94, 2014
Bude Station, Cornwall. Royal visit. GCHQ. ES103, 2016
Communications intercepted on Cyprus relating to the operation to kill former GRU officer and MI6 agent Sergei Skripal in Salisbury, UK. The Package Has Been Delivered. Feature. ES115, 2018
Crack It If You Can. GCHQ launch new competition. ES87, 2013
Cyber attacks on UK infrastructure. ES113, 2018
Cyber Retraining Academy. ES106, 2016
Cyber Security Challenge UK. GCHQ participation in challenge to find new cyber specialists. Talent Spotting. Feature. ES106, 2016
Cyber Security Challenge UK. Government seeks new generation of cyber specialists. Whitehatters. Feature. ES105, 2016
Cyber Security Challenge. Maritime security theme as specialists compete in government-sponsored event. Feature. UK. Rogue Trader in Secrets. ES113, 2018
Cyber security tests planned with NSA. ES95, 2015
Data Handling Procedures in Government. UK Report. ES91, 2014
Death Of An MI6 Spy 'An Accident'. Coroner rules death of Gareth Williams (GCHQ) was probably an accident, but does not rule out foul play. Feature. ES88, 2013
Eye Spy Intelligence Review. A comprehensive overview of all the major intelligence events and related incidents from 2001 to 2015 in this special 100th anniversary edition. ES100, 2015
Fake News. UK launches initiative to counter fake news through Culture, Media and Sports Committee. New Puppet Masters. Major Feature. ES114, 2018
Famous Oakley site operated by Service and called Paradise Dome by locals closes its gates. Feature. ES77, 2012
Five Eyes intelligence agencies target China's growing cyber menace as Huawei targeted. The Sum of All Cyber Fears. Major Feature. ES120, 2019
Five Eyes spy agencies continue to expand social media presence. Intel Transparency: A Very Public Engagement. Feature. ES119, 2019
Five Eyes. Internal newsletter leaked. Feature. ES103, 2016
Fletcher, Yvonne. GCHQ intercepted Libyan signal prior to her murder. ES89, 2014
Focus on Female Spies. Women in the intelligence world. Trading Places. Feature. ES99, 2015
Gareth Williams. New claims evidence was disturbed in apartment of murdered GCHQ analyst. The Restless Spy Mystery. Feature. ES99, 2015
Gareth Williams. Spy Death. Suspicions Continue to Linger. Feature. ES92, 2014
GC&CS. ES100, 2015
GCHQ Director Jeremy Fleming and key NATO officials warn that political events such as Brexit must not destabilise security and intelligence sharing. Feature. The Alliance: Genuine Fear of Fracture. ES116, 2018
GCHQ Director Robert Hannigan announces he is stepping down. ES107, 2017
GCHQ Director Robert Hannigan moves into private sector. Private Intelligence Man. Feature. ES112, 2017
GCHQ feature in Dr Who episode. ES120, 2019
GCHQ intercepts ISIS communications. Feature. ES101, 2016
GCHQ on allegations of surveillance and telephone tapping. Watergate II: The 'Bugging' of Trump Tower. Major Feature. ES108, 2017
GCHQ prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary. Feature. ES108, 2027
GCHQ reveals details of new puzzle book to mark its 100th anniversary in 2019. New Codebreakers. Feature. ES117, 2018
GCHQ seeks to attract more females to cyber world. Female Cyber Gateway. Feature. ES120, 2019
GCHQ unveils new logo. Feature. ES115, 2018
GCHQ, MI6 and MI5 to merge several back office operations. Back Office Intelligence. Feature. ES118, 2018
GCHQ. Agency concerned over 'spy foolproof technology'. ES31, 2005
GCHQ. Agency puzzled by intercepted signal. ES22, 2003
GCHQ. AQ chatter of 'Hiroshima' and 'Nagasaki' intercepted. ES48, 2007
GCHQ. Dedicated AQ codebreaking team created. ES26, 2004
GCHQ. Director Sir David pepper to retire. Feature. ES55, 2008
GCHQ. Employee exposes NSA operation (See Katherine Gun). ES22, 2003
GCHQ. Failed 21/7 bomber Hussain Osman tracked across Europe via his cell phone. ES35, 2005
GCHQ. Feature - A Doughnut on the Landscape. Eavesdropping arm of British Intelligence announce new headquarters. ES1, 2001
GCHQ. General Communications Headquarters. ES1, 2001
GCHQ. Government Communications Headquarters. ES01, 2001
GCHQ. Informative overview covering the last one hundred years of this vital intelligence element. (TC) ES94, 2014
GCHQ. Interception of Iranian electronic signals following incident. (See Iran hostage taking of UK Marines). ES48, 2007
GCHQ. Lord of the Rings. GCHQ new headquarters open. Photo essay (inside). ES21, 2003
GCHQ. Madrid train bombers tracked. ES25, 2004
GCHQ. Massive programme enabled for Service to have the ability to eavesdrop every electronic communication. (See Black Box). ES56, 2008
GCHQ. New research facility - planning permission denied. ES49, 2007
GCHQ. New technology including eavesdropping equipment secured for Service. ES55, 2008
GCHQ. No plans to monitor all Internet traffic. (See Black Box). ES63, 2009
GCHQ. Officer on secondment (Gareth Williams) to MI6 found dead. ES70, 2010
GCHQ. Phone conversations and intercepted e-mails uncover huge trans-Atlantic terror plot. ES43, 2006
GCHQ. Photo Special of new Cheltenham headquarters. ES15, 2003
GCHQ. Private computer programmes. Use of. ES60, 2009
GCHQ. Recruitment drive for cyber specialists. ES17, 2003
GCHQ. Relocation 450 million over budget. ES19, 2003
GCHQ. Remembers... Feature. Staffers create giant poppy in centre of headquarters. Photo special. ES94, 2014
GCHQ. Security improved around Cheltenham headquarters. ES6, 2001
GCHQ. Service decode AQ communications. ES64, 2009
GCHQ. Service donates model of new headquarters to Bletchley Park. ES26, 2004
GCHQ. Service intercepts chatter on sarin plot. ES35, 2005
GCHQ. Service reveals new service logo. ES9, 2002
GCHQ. Telephone interceptions. Feature. ES41, 2006
GCHQ. The Bacon Cipher. Feature. ES1, 2001
GCHQ. Total electronic surveillance project for UK moves closer as funds granted to GCHQ. ES59, 2008
GCHQ. Visit to Bletchley Park by HM Queen Elizabeth and former GCHQ head Sir Francis Richards. ES75, 2011
GInevitable. WannaCry Virus Attack. Various countries affected; hundreds of businesses and organisations suffer major computer disruption. Major Feature. ES109, 2017
GRU officers named by British Intelligence responsible for assassination attempt of MI6 agent Sergei Skripal in Salisbury, UK. The Salisbury Tales. Major Feature. ES118, 2018
Gun, Katherine. GCHQ documents' leak affair set for silver screen. Official Secrets. Feature. ES101, 2016
Hannigan, Robert. Hoax caller. ES95, 2015
Imaginative GCHQ recruitment programme involving hidden messages and removable graffiti. Keys: 21st Century Spies. Feature. ES100, 2015
Intelligence Analysis. Horizon Threats 2016. Analysts focus on future threats and war theatres. Major Feature. ES101, 2016
intelligence element. (TC) ES93, 2014
Intercepts relevant to Metrojet Flight 9268 bombing. Feature. ES100, 2015
Internet tech monitoring. GCHQ Calling. Feature. ES94, 2014
JTRIG. Joint Threat Research Intelligence Group (GCHQ). ES118, 2019
Katherine Jenkins performs at GCHQ. Feature. ES102, 2016
Last GCHQ operatives depart Afghanistan. Electronic Eyes. Feature. ES95, 2015
Leafminers. Iran. Cyber group identified as Tehran boasts of its burgeoning cyber prowess. Feature. Iran's Leafminers. ES117, 2018
Legal attempt to examine UK intelligence investigative methods. The Third Direction. Feature. ES110, 2017
Liaisons. BfV. Protection of the Constitution. Internal domestic spying operations. Leaks: Sanctioned Spy Games. Feature. ES107, 2017
MI5 Director-General Andrew Parker warns Edward Snowden's NSA/GCHQ leaks have opened "Gateway for al-Qaida." Feature. ES88, 2013
NCSC. National Cyber Security Centre, UK. Organisation warns of Russian cyber plots.ES118, 2018
New batch of GCHQ-NSA files released by Edward Snowden. Operation Anarchist. Eyes of Others. Focus on UAV operations. Feature. ES101, 2016
New Director of GCHQ named as Jeremy Fleming. Former Deputy-Director of MI5. Feature. ES108, 2017
New facility opens as organisation reaches out to females. GCHQ Outpost. Feature. ES104, 2016
New interception powers. Terror threat alarms government in UK. Grim Reality for Europe. Feature. ES95, 2015
New release of NSA/GCHQ documents stolen by Edward Snowden reveals air intelligence collection methods. Leaks: Sanctioned Spy Games. Major Feature. ES107, 2017
New UK cyber surveillance powers. The Dark Web. Feature. ES100, 2015
New UK Defence Intelligence Cyber Warfare Unit. Feature. ES102, 2016
Organisation cracks encryption programmes. ES96, 2015
Organisation launches major programme to intercept ISIS communications. ES93, 2014
Organisation monitors cell phone communication after lone wolf ISIS terrorist kills dozens of tourists in Sousse, Tunisia, including many Britons. Tunisia DeJa Vu. Feature. ES98, 2015
Organisation opens Twitter account. Talking to the World. Feature. ES103, 2016
Parliament Building. UK. Offices targeted by cyber hackers. New Cyber Breaches. Feature. ES110, 2017
Quantum Computing and Artificial Intelligence. Intelligence services seek new computer technology that will change the cyber security world forever. Intelligence and Quantum Computing: An Invisible Arms Race. Major Feature. ES115, 2018
QUANTUM INSERT. GCHQ surveillance programme. ES89, 2014
Queen Elizabeth unveils plaque at former HQ building in London commemorating 100 years of operations. Heads of GCHQ, MI6 and MI5 attend ceremony. Feature. ES120, 2019
Robert Hannigan appointed new GCHQ Director. ES91, 2014
Robert. Hannigan GCHQ Director steps down. Feature. ES108, 2017
Secret underground outpost to monitor KGB fronts in London revealed. ES104, 2016
Senior Service. Spy chiefs examine threats posed by North Korean and Russian spies. Feature. ES114, 2018
Service intercept e-mails of plotter with CERN facility. ES79, 2012
Sinkov Mission - 75th Anniversary. Cornerstone. Remembering the Sinkov Mission. NSA and GCHQ intelligence officials meet at Bletchley Park, Major Feature. ES102, 2016
Sir Iain Lobban valedictory speech. The Listeners: 100 Years of GCHQ. Feature. ES94, 2014
Speculation and theories abound concerning GRU operation targeting former GRU officer and MI6 agent Sergie Skripal. Feature. The Kremlin Rumour Mill. ES118, 2018
Study finds terrorists around the world changing communications tactics following Edward Snowden's leaks. Feature. ES97, 2015
Surveillance and the Listeners. World Less Secure Following NSA Intel Breach (Edward Snowden). Feature. ES91, 2014
Surveillance. Objectives. See Tradecraft - Surveillance. The Changing Face of Surveillance. A Necessary Dark Art? Part 1. Feature. Informative overview covering covering the last one hundred years of this vital
Surveillance. Post-war changes and new technologies. See Tradecraft - Surveillance. The Changing Face of Surveillance. A Necessary Dark Art? Part 2. Syrian Surveillance. UK suspects monitored by GCHQ. Feature. ES91, 2014
TECA. GCHQ term for technical attack. Operatives involved with TECA or technical attack are part of an Active Approach Team or AAT. Feature. ES89, 2014
The Holy Grail. Encryption security protocols of Internet broken by NSA and GCHQ. Feature. ES87, 2013
The War Against ISIS. Focus on ISIS communications. Moving Towards the Gates of Mosul. Operation Inherent Resolve. Major Feature. ES104, 2016
Tinkerbell. See Tradecraft - Bugs and the Culture of Interception. Part 1. ES87, 2013
Tony Comer commissioned to write official book on GCHQ. ES108, 2017
Trial concludes of ISIS cell plotting attacks in London. See ISIS Mid-2018 intelligence overview on the current status of the war with ISIS and cooperation between governments to defeat its military fighting forces and ideology - this as terrorist activities continue. ISIS/DAESH. Major Feature. ES116, 2018
UK and USA launch major Internet initiative to identify and block terrorist propaganda including videos. Countermeasure: Stopping ISIS Propaganda. Feature. ES114, 2018
UK joins UAV targeted programme - elimination of key terror suspects. ES99, 2015
UK spy chiefs join to mark 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. UK Intelligence Support. Feature. ES119, 2019
Williams, Gareth. The Inquest. Verdict. The Artists of Alderney Street. Feature. Inquest concludes GCHQ-MI6 officer was probably murdered. ES79, 2012
Worldwide Surveillance. Tracking and surveillance of sleeper, active lone wolf terrorists by international intelligence agencies. Major Feature. ES107, 2017
Y Station Museum opens. ES104, 2016